20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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Arches National Park
— 5 nights
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Mesa Verde National Park
— 4 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
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Sedona
— 3 nights
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Nogales
— 1 night
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Tombstone
— 2 nights
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Silver City
— 2 nights
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Faywood
— 1 night
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Truth or Consequences
— Few hours

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sego Canyon Petroglyphs and Cisco Ghosttown. Take a break from the city and head to Devils Garden Trailhead and Fiery Furnace. Change things up with these side-trips from Arches National Park: Canyonlands National Park (Syncline Loop & Great Gallery). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, hike along Tunnel Arch, make a trip to Delicate Arch, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Pine Tree Arch Trail.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Arches National Park online journey maker.

Billings to Arches National Park is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Billings in February, with highs in Arches National Park at 50°F and lows at 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

4
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Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Take a break from the city and head to Ruins Road and Point Lookout Trail. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Spruce Tree House and Park Point. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Balcony House, trek along Knife Edge Trail, stroll through Spruce Canyon Trail, and contemplate the long history of Cliff Palace.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mesa Verde National Park trip website.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Mesa Verde National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Arches National Park in February, Mesa Verde National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Far View Sites ©
Far View Sites
Spruce Tree House ©
Spruce Tree House
Balcony House ©
Balcony House

1
day
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 13th (Sat), take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then get curious at Yavapai Geology Museum, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website.

You can drive from Mesa Verde National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. In February, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 18°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 14th (Sun), see a world frozen in time at Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town, admire the majestic nature at Jerome State Historic Park, then delve into the distant past at Tuzigoot National Monument, then explore the world behind art at Arizona Copper Art Museum, and finally make a trip to Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: grab your bike and head to Huckaby Trail, then walk around Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bear Mountain Trail, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find out how to plan a trip to Sedona, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 60°F to lows of 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nogales.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Jerome State Historic Park ©
Jerome State Historic Park
Bear Mountain Trail ©
Bear Mountain Trail
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park

1
night
Nogales

Nogales ©
Nogales is a city in Santa Cruz County, Arizona. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): examine the collection at Pimeria Alta Museum and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart Parish. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at Kino Springs Golf Course, then identify plant and animal life at Tucson Audubon's Paton Center for Hummingbirds, and then steep yourself in history at Historic Santa Cruz County Courthouse.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Nogales attractions planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Nogales in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Sedona, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Nogales, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tombstone.

Things to do in Nogales

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Sacred Heart Parish ©
Sacred Heart Parish
Historic Santa Cruz County Courthouse ©
Historic Santa Cruz County Courthouse

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Tombstone

Tombstone ©

Town Too Tough to Die

Founded in 1877 as a mining camp, Tombstone became one of the most storied towns of the "Wild West." As one of the last frontier boomtowns in the United States, Tombstone prospered between 1880 and 1890, attracting cattle rustlers and outlaws.
On the 18th (Thu), look for gifts at Arlene's S.W. Silver & Gold, look for all kinds of wild species at San Pedro House, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Nature Conservancys Ramsey Canyon Preserve, and finally contemplate the long history of Brown's Canyon Ranch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Silver Strike Winery, take an in-depth tour of O.K. Corral, see the interesting displays at Gunfighter Hall of Fame, then examine the collection at Rose Tree Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic Gleeson Jail.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tombstone online trip planner.

You can drive from Nogales to Tombstone in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Tombstone can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Silver City.

Things to do in Tombstone

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
San Pedro House ©
San Pedro House
Rose Tree Museum ©
Rose Tree Museum

2
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Silver City

Silver City ©
Silver City is a town in Grant County, New Mexico, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Pioneer Store Museum as well as Gila National Forest. On the 20th (Sat), examine the collection at Pioneer Store Museum, take a peaceful walk through Gila National Forest, contemplate the long history of Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument, then identify plant and animal life at Gila Wilderness Area, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Bayard National Historic Landmark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Silver City Museum, then identify plant and animal life at WolfHorse Outfitters Day Tours, and then take in the awesome beauty at Boston Hill.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Silver City trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Tombstone to Silver City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Tombstone in February, expect Silver City to be a bit cooler, temps between 60°F and 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Faywood.

Things to do in Silver City

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument ©
Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument
Silver City Museum ©
Silver City Museum
Gila National Forest ©
Gila National Forest

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Faywood

Faywood ©
Faywood is a census-designated place in Grant County, New Mexico, United States. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): witness a stunning natural landmark at Faywood Hot Springs.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Faywood day trip website.

Getting from Silver City to Faywood by car takes about an hour. In February in Faywood, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 30°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Truth or Consequences.

Things to do in Faywood

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Faywood Hot Springs ©
Faywood Hot Springs

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Truth or Consequences

Truth or Consequences
Truth or Consequences is a spa city and the county seat of Sierra County, New Mexico, United States. For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Truth or Consequences trip planner.

You can drive from Faywood to Truth or Consequences in 2 hours. Traveling from Faywood in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in Truth or Consequences, with lows around 36°F. On the 22nd (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Truth or Consequences

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

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